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Identify the gerund phrase and its noun use in this sentence. "Olivia anticipated flying to Bermuda for vacation."
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User: Identify the gerund phrase and its noun use in this sentence. "Olivia anticipated flying to Bermuda for vacation."

Weegy: The gerund phrase is "flying to Bermuda for vaction". Noun use: direct object.
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User: Identify the infinitive phrase and its use in this sentence. "To win an argument is seldom a desirable goal."





Weegy: "To win an argument is seldom a desirable goal." Infinitive phrase: To win an argument, Use: Subject.
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Identify the participial phrase and the word it modifies in this sentence. "Brandon's mother found him standing near the cookie jar."
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"The neighbors found their house destroyed by fire."
Participial phrase: destroyed by fire
Modifies: House


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Analyze the sentence to determine the main clause and the subordinate clause. Then choose the function of the subordinate clause in this sentence. "It is not right to make a promise unless you are sure you can fulfill the promise."
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It is not right to make a promise unless you are sure you can fulfill the promise.
Main clause: it is not right to make a promise.
Subordinate clause: unless you are sure you can fulfill the promise.
Function of subordinate clause: adverb.
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